Introduction

This guide illustrates how to replace the LG VX5300 keypad.

  1. Carefully slide battery cover off in a downward direction.
    • Carefully slide battery cover off in a downward direction.

    • Using the plastic opening tool, remove the battery. Light force may be necessary.

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  2. Using a Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the five screws from the back cover and carefully set them aside.
    • Using a Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the five screws from the back cover and carefully set them aside.

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    • Using the plastic opening tool, carefully lift the back cover off.

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    • Before touching anything inside the phone: it is crucial that you are very cautious when working around the wiring and sensor bars.

    • Look to the following photo for the location of the two sensor bars.

    • Without disconnecting the orange wire, carefully flip the computer chip over and lay flat on the table, exposing the keypad.

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    • Carefully remove the keypad and replace with the new keypad.

    • If sensor bars behind the volume and camera buttons fall out, gently put them back in place behind the buttons.

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    • Carefully set the computer chip back in place.

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    • Place the back cover back on and secure it with the screws.

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    • Insert the battery.

    • Slide the back cover on the phone.

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